Swollen ankles? Your doctor has an unspellable word that means the same thing. Oedema is the medical word for any swelling caused by excess fluid outside your arteries and veins, under the skin.
The bad news just keeps on coming this week for patients in the UK - and that means all of us Britons, whether we're currently healthy or not. Let's see how the latest headlines stack up.
The British Tinnitus Association is trying to raise awareness of tinnitus this week, in Tinnitus Awareness Week. In a recent interview with their Chief Executive, David Stockdale, he made it clear that no matter how hard we as GPs work to help our patients with severe tinnitus, their perception is that they aren't getting the support they need.
To achieve peak performance during exercise, it’s important to fuel your body with healthy food. This helps with stamina, building strength and staying energised. Failing to prepare your body properly can result in a slower post-exercise recovery time. To help get the most out of your workout, here are top five power foods to include in your diet.